Contributor : Rick Childs

Video | February 26th, 2021

Cloudy M&A Expectations for 2021

Crowe Partner Rick Childs reflects on the impact of Covid-19 on M&A activity and the operating environment for 2021, based on the results of the 2021 Bank M&A Survey.

By: Rick Childs
Video | September 24th, 2020

M&A Risk: Beyond the Numbers

Culture plays a huge role in M&A, and how banks respond to the pandemic provides acquirers with a unique view.

By: Mike Percy, Rick Childs, Al Dominick
Video | January 23rd, 2020

Bank M&A: Setting Expectations for 2020

Find out what to expect from the bank M&A environment in 2020, based on the results of the most recent Bank M&A Survey.

By: Rick Childs
Article | March 29th, 2019

Bank M&A in 2019: Is It a New World?

A pair of large bank deals have sparked hope that bank M&A is back, but a closer look at industrywide trends may temper that enthusiasm.

By: Rick Childs
Video | January 24th, 2019

Today’s Outlook For Bank M&A

Rick Childs of Crowe LLP shares his insights on the banking environment, based on the 2019 Bank M&A Survey.

By: Rick Childs
Video | January 26th, 2018

Bank M&A: Pricing Considerations for 2018

Rick Childs of Crowe Horwath shares his views on deal pricing in 2018, based on the 2018 Bank M&A Survey.

By: Rick Childs
Article | November 10th, 2017

Sellers: Be Vigilant About Stock in a Deal

Despite the continued strong performance of bank stocks, potential sellers should exercise caution.

By: Rick Childs
Article | May 29th, 2017

Should TBV Dilution Be Dead?

This article describes the limitations of relying too heavily on simple metrics, and it offers suggestions for how to perform more complete transaction analyses.

By: Rick Childs
Video | January 27th, 2017

Navigating Today’s M&A Market

Rick Childs of Crowe Horwath LLP shares his perspective on the results of the 2017 Bank M&A Survey.

By: Rick Childs
Article | November 18th, 2016

Bank M&A Update: Oil Prices and Low Interest Rates May Be Hurting Deals

Midwest dominates M&A market but pace slacks off in Southwest.

By: Rick Childs